Benedict XVI: An Intellectual Lodestar

NEW DELHI, Jan. 9 -- Noor Fatima was a friend and actor. She had a small but memorable role in Richard Attenborough's Oscar-winning film Gandhi. Those who saw the movie would remember a poor woman tak... Read More

Workers and Covid: Job Guarantee As Good As Dead

NEW DELHI, Jan. 9 -- As if two years were not enough, Covid-19 is striking again in full steam, albeit in a different avatar. China, Japan, France, Brazil and the US have witnessed a sudden increase i... Read More

India vs Bharat: Divide Deepens

NEW DELHI, Jan. 9 -- New Year 2023 gift to Indians by the present regime was fabulous and fantastic. Cooking gas cylinder price was raised Rs 25 and the present price is Rs 1,055. Even the 'godi media... Read More

Wages Down, Joblessness Jumps

NEW DELHI, Jan. 9 -- A double whammy hit Indian workers in 2022. The real wages of workers recorded a drastic fall, especially after the pandemic. At another end, the unemployment rate, except in the ... Read More

Forum of Religious Pleads for Freedom in Liturgical Practices

NEW DELHI, Jan. 6 -- "Freedom in Liturgical Practices may be given, provided they do not cause any harm to the Gospel values and Pastoral concerns," said the Forum of Religious for Justice and Peace i... Read More

Bob's Banter by Robert Clements New Year and the Vanishing Sheriff..!

NEW DELHI, Jan. 2 -- Some of the saddest incidents that took place in the US, were blacks being lynched! Artist sketches of the macabre event showed terror on their faces and diametrically opposite e... Read More

A Change for Good

NEW DELHI, Jan. 2 -- Every Japanese is aware of the practice of Kaizen. Even if some may not know the meaning of the word Kaizen, they are living it. Kai + zen means change+good, change for good, bett... Read More

Give Peace a Chance

NEW DELHI, Jan. 2 -- Hate... division... discrimination ...demonisation .... denigration ...conflict...violence... war! The reality which has taken centre-stage has gripped India and the world at larg... Read More

Monitor Gig Economy

NEW DELHI, Jan. 2 -- Coined in the US in 2009, the term "gig economy", which refers to various forms of temporary employment, has, over the years, utterly changed the way we think about work. An auto... Read More

Some Thoughts on Yatras

NEW DELHI, Jan. 2 -- The mainstream media has kept a brutal silence over the Bharat Jodo Yatra of Rahul Gandhi. However, the social media has been consistently reporting the movement, dynamics, and re... Read More